Mourinho no to Lyon - Lacombe

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Jose Mourinho turned down an offer to coach Lyon after leaving Chelsea, according to Bernard Lacombe, the advisor to the French club´s president.

Speaking in France Football magazine, former Lyon player Lacombe said club president Jean-Michel Aulas approached Mourinho after the Portuguese coach left Stamford Bridge, and after Alain Perrin had already taken charge of the French champions.

"I know that the president approached him (Mourinho)," said Lacombe.

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